Definition of Striped mullet

1. Noun. Most important commercial mullet in eastern United States.

Exact synonyms: Mugil Cephalus
Generic synonyms: Gray Mullet, Grey Mullet, Mullet
Group relationships: Genus Mugil, Mugil



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Striped Mullet

striped beakfish
striped catfish
striped catfishes
striped coral root
striped dogwood
striped drum
striped field mouse
striped gentian
striped hyena
striped killifish
striped maple
striped marlin
striped muishond
striped mullet (current term)
striped racer
striped shield bug
striped shield bugs
striped skunk
striped squirrel
striped violet
stripedness
stripeless
stripelike
striper
stripers
stripes
stripewise
stripey

Literary usage of Striped mullet

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1. A Guide to the Study of Fishes by David Starr Jordan (1905)
"We are not able to distinguish from the common striped mullet of Europe and ... striped mullet, Mugil cephalus (L.). Wood's Hole, Mass. similarly but less ..."

2. A Guide to the Study of Fishes by David Starr Jordan (1905)
"We are not able to distinguish from the common striped mullet of Europe and ... striped mullet, Mugil cephalus (L.). Wood's Hole, Mass. similarly but less ..."

3. The Angler's Guide: A Handbook of the Haunts and Habits of the Popular Game by Charles Bradford (1908)
"... See Mullet and Kingfish Mullet, Big-eyed: See striped mullet Mullet, Jumping: See striped mullet Mullet, Sand: See striped mullet Mullet, Silver Mullet, ..."

4. A History of British Fishes by William Yarrell (1841)
"... scales somewhat smaller in size than those of the striped mullet, and equally deciduous, but decidedly distinct in structure, as the vignettes exhibit. ..."

5. Reports of the North Carolina Geological and Economic Survey (1907)
"The striped mullet is of wide distribution; in the new world it is found coastwise fro.m Massachusetts to Brazil and from California to Chile; ..."

6. American Fishes: A Popular Treatise Upon the Game and Food Fishes of North by George Brown Goode, Theodore Gill (1903)
"The striped mullet occurs in the West Indies, the Gulf, and from Lower California to Peru. A single specimen of M. brasiliensis was taken at Provincetown, ..."

7. The Outdoorsman's Handbook (formerly The Angler's Guide) by Warren Hastings Miller (1909)
"... Big-Eyed: See striped mullet Mullet: See Mullet and Kingfish Mullet, Jumping: See striped mullet Mullet, Sand: See striped mullet Mullet, Silver Mullet, ..."

8. The American Cyclopaedia: A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge by Charles Anderson Dana (1875)
"6 or 8 in. long, purplish brown above, lighter on the sides, with 10 or 12 dark brown longitudinal stripes, pupils black and striped mullet (Mugil ..."

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